Defending champions Dhaka Dynamites were already ready with a powerful squad for the fifth edition of Bangladesh Premier League. They have added nine players from the players’ draft.
Left-arm seamer Abu Hider Rony has got his third team in BPL T20. He had a superb season in 2015 for Comilla Victorians. He played for Barisal Bulls last year. Left-arm spinner Saqlain Sajib, a prominent performer in domestic cricket, has also been added. Shadman Islam returns to Dhaka again after 2015.
Joe Denly has been added to strengthen Dhaka’s batting line-up. He is a consistent performer of Kent Spitfires in the NatWest T20 Blast in England. He scored two hundreds this season.
Local Cricketers: Abu Hider Rony, Jahurul Islam, Nadif Chowdhury, Saqlain Sajib, Syed Khaled Ahmed, Shadman Islam, Noor Alam Saddam.
Foreign cricketers: Joe Denly (England), Akeal Hosein (West Indies).
-Ruffin, Correspondent, bdcrictime.com